Math Manipulatives help the visual and hands-on learners.
You will like these practical and affordable hands-on math manipulatives. They are just right for your homeschool setting.
Snap Cubes Set of 100
This Snap Cubes Set contains 100 plastic 3/4″ plastic cubes in 10 colors (matching Cuisenaire Rods) that connect on all six sides.
The linking cubes are easy for little hands to connect and twist apart. Snap Cubes can be used in place of any 3/4″ cube and fit all Unifix® apparatus and materials.
A Teaching Guide is included in the Snap Cubes Set.
Outside of math, our children make all sorts of things with Snap Cubes.
Attribute Blocks Desk Set
Attribute Blocks Desk Set
The Attribute Block Desk Set includes 60 plastic blocks in five shapes, two sizes, three colors (red, yellow, and blue) and two different thicknesses. The set also includes a plastic storage tray and a plastic template that doubles as the lid for the tray.
The largest piece in the set is 30 cm2 and the smallest piece is 10 cm2.
Typically attribute blocks are used to develop critical thinking skills in the area of comparison. Which is larger, smaller, thinner, thicker, etc. Which are the same shape, size, color, etc.
Grades K to 6.
Cuisenaire Rods come in 10 different sizes and colors. Each color represents a different rod length that can be assigned a different numeric value or unit of measure. Rods range in size from 1 cm to 10 cm in length.
These are also excellent mini-building blocks. We do have a strict rule about putting them away because they are easy to lose. Our children have built castles, pyramids, and more.
The Cuisenaire Rods Wooden Introductory Set (in tray) comes with 74 wooden rods, plastic tray with lid, Learning About Cuisenaire Rods Activity Guide, and a poster.
Each set includes 22 white, 12 red, 10 light green, 6 purple, and 4 each of the yellow, dark green, black, brown, blue and orange rods.
Use with 2-3 students.
Cuisenaire Rods Small Group Set, Wooden Activity Set in Tray
The Cuisenaire Rods Small Group Wooden Activity Set (in tray) includes 148 wood rods, Activity Guide in a self-sorting tray for use with 4-6 students.
Cuisenaire Rods come in 10 different sizes and colors.
This set comes in a sturdy cardboard box for storage.
Rainbow Fraction/Decimal Tiles
Rainbow Fraction/Decimal Tiles Set
We like the Rainbow Fraction/Decimal Tiles with the tray because the tiles are double-sided with the fraction on one side and the decimal equivalent on the other.
It is two sets in one. You student can visually see the decimal equivalent for the fraction.
The set has 51 brightly colored reversible tiles in a white plastic tray for easy storage. It also includes one Learning About… Rainbow Fraction/Decimal Tiles Activity Guide.
These are useful if you have a hands-on kinesthetic learner or if you have a visual learner.